RONEN, O'BRIEN, FRITCHEY, SMITH,MICHAEL, WINTERS, ERWIN,
NOVAK, CURRIE, DAVIS,STEVE, BROSNAHAN, CROTTY, FOWLER,
BLACK, DART, HANNIG AND SLONE.
SCH CD-ELIMINATE GA SCHOLRSHP
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Provides that after June 1, 1999 persons
may not be nominated for General Assembly scholarships and that
General Assembly scholarships may not be awarded after that date
unless the nomination is made prior to that date. Prevents both second
nominations for any lapsed General Assembly scholarship and nominating
persons to the unused or unexpired parts of any vacated General
Assembly scholarship after June 1, 1999. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Board of Higher Education)
Total value of the 1998 tuition waivers (1,561 students) was
$5.0 million; no State approp. is made for G.A. Scholarships.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Limits the provisions concerning the prohibition on the
nomination and award of General Assembly scholarships after June 1,
1999 to nominations made by members of the House of Representatives.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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